<em>Heart Scarab</em>, 664-525 B.C.E. Steatite, gold, 7/8 x 1 7/16 x 2 1/16 in. (2.3 x 3.6 x 5.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.717E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.717E_front_PS2.jpg)

Heart Scarab

Medium: Steatite, gold

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Dates:664-525 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 7/8 x 1 7/16 x 2 1/16 in. (2.3 x 3.6 x 5.3 cm)

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Accession Number: 37.717E

Image: 37.717E_front_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One steatite heart scarab with sheet gold over the base inscribed with 9 lines of hieroglyphs. Not pierced. Condition: Excellent, some denting of gold sheet.

Brooklyn Museum